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Composer(s): (Edward) Benjamin Britten (22 Nov 1913 - 04 Dec 1976)
Work identifier: M5806
Real Name: Les Illuminations
Display Name: Les Illuminations
Nick Name: The Illuminations
Work/Opus: Op. 18
Composed: c. 1939
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: Late-romantic
Instrumentation: Soprano
String Orchestra
Librettist(s): Selections from prose-poetry by Arthur Rimbaud
Mvt. 1Fanfare  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 2Villes  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 3Phrase  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 4Antique  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 5Royauté  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 6Marine  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 7Interlude  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 8Being Beauteous  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 9Parade  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Mvt. 10Départ  (Soprano, String Orchestra)
Composer(s): (Edward) Benjamin Britten (22 Nov 1913 - 04 Dec 1976)
Recording identifier: M2147495916
Real Name: Les Illuminations
Display Name: Les Illuminations
Nick Name: The Illuminations
Work/Opus: Op. 18
Composed: c. 1939
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: Late-romantic
Instrumentation: Tenor
String Orchestra
Librettist(s): Selections from prose-poetry by Arthur Rimbaud
Ensemble: London Mozart Players
Conductor: Jane Glover
Soloists: Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Label: ASV
Catalogue Number: CD DCA 682
CD Media ID: 6225
Recording Date: c. 1989
Mvt. 1Fanfare (2'0'')
Mvt. 2Villes (2'30'')
Mvt. 3Phrase (3'13'')
Mvt. 5Royauté (1'40'')
Mvt. 6Marine (1'1'')
Mvt. 7Interlude (2'35'')
Mvt. 8Being Beauteous (3'57'')
Mvt. 9Parade (2'43'')
Mvt. 10Départ (3'2'')